Subject Index

for ReliaSoft's Reliability Publications

This page presents a subject index for ReliaSoft's quarterly newsletter Reliability Edge and the monthly eMagazine Reliability HotWire. Alternatively, you can use this search box to search our collection of Edge articles, HotWire articles and research papers published by ReliaSoft R&D personnel and affiliated consultants.

 

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Numerics

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8D

A

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Accelerated Degradation Analysis

Accelerated Test Planning

Accelerated Testing Life Data Analysis

Acceleration Factor

Activation Energy

Aircraft Systems and Powerplant Analysis

Allowable Failures

ALTA Software

Analysis of Variance (ANOVA)

ANOVA (see Analysis of Variance)

Asset Performance Management (APM)

Automated Systems

Availability Estimation

B

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Backlog

Balanced/Unbalanced Designs

Baseline Reliability Prediction

Bayesian Statistics

Bellcore/Telcordia Reliability Prediction Standards

Beta

Beta Factor Method

Biased Parameters

BlockSim Software

Bounds (see Confidence Bounds)

Burn-In

BX Life

C

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Categorical Variables

Censored Data

Change Point Analysis

Change of Slope Methodology

Change Tracking

Chart Wizard

Chi-Squared Test

Common Cause Failures

Competing Failure Modes Analysis

Complete Data

Complex Systems

Conditional Reliability

Confidence Bounds

Contour Plots

Corrective Maintenance

Correlation Coefficient

Cost of Replacements

Covariates

Criticality Analysis

Crow-AMSAA Reliability Growth Model

Cumulative Damage Model

Cumulative Density Function (cdf)

Customer Usage Data

Cut Sets

D

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Dashboard

Data Types (Classifications)

DCOV

Decomposition Method

Degradation Analysis

Deming, W. Edwards

Design for Reliability (DFR)

Design of Experiments

Design of Reliability Tests

Design Review Based on Failure Mode (see DRBFM)

Destructive Testing

Distributions

DMAIC

DMEDI

DOE++ Software

Downing Event Criticality

DRBFM

Duty Cycles

E

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Early Failure Detection

Effectiveness Factor

Enterprise-wide Systems

Engineering Design by Reliability

Environmental Testing

Equivalent Single Systems

Error

Event Logs

Event Space Method

Event Trees

Exponential Distribution

F

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Failure Analysis Data

Failure Behavior

Failure Criticality Index

Failure Definitions

Failure Detection Threshold (FDT)

Failure Modes and Reliability Analysis

Fault Avoidance

Fault Tolerance

Fault Trees

Field Data

Fisher Matrix Confidence Bounds

Fleet Analysis

Flowchart Simulation

FMEA/FMECA

FMEA Accelerator®

FRED Report

Forecasting Data

Function Wizard

G

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Gage Repeatability and Reproducibility (R&R)

Gamma Distribution

Gamma Parameter

Gap Analysis

General Log Linear Model (GLL)

General Renewal Process Model (GRP)

Generalized Gamma

Gompertz Models

Goodness of Fit

Growth Planning (see Reliability Growth)

GRP Model (see General Renewal Process Model)

Gumbel Distribution

H

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Histograms

Hypothesis Tests

I

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Imperfect Repair

Importance Measures (see Reliability Importance Measures)

Indicator Variables

Infant Mortality

In-House Testing

Inspections (Maintenance)

Intangible Asset Valuation

Interval Censored Data

J

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Just-In-Time Philosophy

K

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K-out-of-N Redundancy

Kaplan-Meier Estimator

Kolmogorov-Smirnov (KS) Test

L

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Lab Reliability

Lambda Predict Software

Least Squares Method

Life-Stress Models

Likelihood Function

Likelihood Ratio Method

Likelihood Value

Lloyd-Lipow Model

Load Sharing

Load-Strength Interference

Location Parameter

Logistic Distribution

Logistic Model

Loglogistic Distribution

Lognormal Distribution

M

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Maintainability

Maintenance Crews

Maintenance Logs

Maintenance Plans

Maintenance Policies

Maximum Likelihood Estimation (MLE)

Mean Cumulative Function

Mean Life Function

Mean Time Between Maintenance (MTBM)

Mean Time Between Replacements

Measurement Systems Analysis

Mission Profiles

Mixed Weibull Analysis

MLE (see Maximum Likelihood Estimation)

Monte Carlo Simulation

MPC Software

MSG-3

MTBF/MTTF

Multimedia Resources

Multi-Phase Reliability Growth Analysis

N

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Non-Homogeneous Poisson Process (NHPP)

Nonparametric Analysis

Normal Life Period

O

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On-Condition Maintenance

One-Shot Systems

Operating Characteristic Curves

Operating Conditions, Analyzing Different

Optimization (Maintenance Planning)

Optimization (Reliability Allocation)

Optimization (Reliability Target)

Optimization (Throughput)

Orion eAPI Software

P

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P-F Intervals

Parallel Configuration

Parameter Bounds

Parameter Estimation

Parametric Analysis

Path-Tracing Method

PDCA

Peck Model

Periodical Inspection

Phase Diagrams (See Reliability Phase Diagrams)

Physics of Failure Methods

Plots

Power Law Model

Preventive Maintenance (PM)

Probabilistic Design

Probability Density Function (pdf)

Probability Plots

Probability Theory

Problem Solving Methods

Process Optimization

Proportional Hazards Model

Q

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Quality and Reliability

Quality Tracking and Management System (QTMS)

Quantitative Accelerated Life Tests (QALT) (see Accelerated Life Testing Data Analysis)

R

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Random Stresses

Random Variables

Ranks and Rank Regression

RBI Software

RCM++ Software

Recurrent Events Data Analysis

Reliability Allocation

Reliability Block Diagrams

Reliability Centered Maintenance

Reliability Data Warehouse (RDW)

Reliability Demonstration Tests

Reliability DOE

Reliability Function

Reliability Growth

Reliability Importance Measures

Reliability of Electronic Products

Reliability Phase Diagrams

Reliability Prediction (see Standards Based Reliability Prediction)

Reliability Program

Reliability Specifications

Reliability Testing

ReliaSoft.tv

RENO Software

Repair Data

Repairable Systems

Replacement Times

Residual Plots

Restoration Factor

Revision Control

RGA Software

Right Censored Data

Risk Analysis

Risk Based Inspection

Risk Discovery

Risk Priority Numbers

Robust Design

S

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Safety Margin

Scheduled Maintenance Plans

Series Configuration

Sensitivity Analysis

Sequential Probability Ratio Test

Simple Actuarial Method

Simulation

SimuMatic

Six Sigma

Small Data Sets

Software Reliability

Spare Part Pools

SPC (see Statistical Process Control)

Specifications (see Reliability Specifications)

Standard Actuarial Method

Standards Based Reliability Prediction

Standby Redundancy

State Change Triggers

Statistical Process Control (SPC)

Step-Stress Profile

Stress Profiles

Stress-Strength Interference Analysis

Success/Failure Data

Sudden Death Testing Data

Supplier Selection

Suspension Data

Synthesis Platform

System Analysis (Reliability, Availability, etc.)

System Throughput (see Throughput Analysis)

Systems and Powerplant Analysis (MSG-3, Aircraft)

T

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Tangible Asset Valuation

Technical Support

Telcordia Reliability Prediction Standards (See Bellcore/Telcordia Reliability Prediction Standards)

Terminal Servers

Throughput Analysis

Time-Varying Stress Profiles

U

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Unbalanced Designs

Usage Data

V

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Valuation of Intangible Assets

Variability

Variable Throughput

Variations in Process

W

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Warranty Analysis

Wearout

Web-based Software

Weibull-Bayesian Distribution

Weibull Distribution

Weibull++ Software

X

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Xfmea Software

XFRACAS

Y

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Z

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Zero-Time Failures